Melling with Wrayton Parish

In the heart of the Lune Valley

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WINE TASTING EVENING

 

4 March 2017 saw wine lovers from Melling and Wrayton assembling at the Melling Institute for an excellent

wine tasting event led by

Barry Howarth of

THE LANCASTER WINE COMPANY

 

The group tasted eight wines, sparkling, white and red,  with Barry providing full provenance, information about the grapes and blends and many interesting snippets of wine lore.

Prices ranged from £5.99 to £28.99.

 

Sparkling Wine

Jansz Tasmanian Cuvee Brut (Australia)

Pinot Noir/Chardonnay

White Wines

Seifried Nelson Riesling (New Zealand)

Riesling

Vistamar Sepia Reserve

Sauvignon Blanc

Chablis Premier Cru Beauroy (France)

Chardonnay

Red Wines

Le Roselle Valpolicella Ripasso (Italy)

Corvina/Corvinone/Rondinella

Floral Douro Tinto (Portugal)

Tinta-Roriz/Touriga Franca/Tinta Barroca

Delaire Graff Botsmaskop (South Africa)

Cabeernet Sauvignon/Cabernet Franc/Petit Verdot/Merlot/Malbec

Cadus Single Vineyard Malbec (Argentina)

Malbec

 

All the wines, and a great deal more, can be purchased from

THE LANCASTER WINE COMPANY

 

 

 

 

Barry wine tasting